Dale vs Downs - What's the difference?

dale | downs |


As an adverb dale

is farther (comparative of far).

As a proper noun downs is

(sussex) the south downs.

dale

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (UK) a valley in an otherwise hilly area.
  • * Through wood and dale the sacred river ran,'' - ''
  • A trough or spout to carry off water, as from a pump.
  • (Knight)
    (Webster 1913)

    Synonyms

    * dell, dells * vale * valley

    Anagrams

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    downs

    English

    Noun

    (head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (down)